[BangPypers] problem in implementing multiprocessing

Anand Balachandran Pillai abpillai at gmail.com
Thu Jan 15 07:47:43 CET 2009


On Thu, Jan 15, 2009 at 12:14 PM, Amit k. Saha <amitsaha.in at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Jan 15, 2009 at 12:12 PM, Anand Balachandran Pillai
> <abpillai at gmail.com> wrote:
>> The new multiprocessing module in py3k allows you
>> to do just that.
>
> Looks like it is there in 2.6:
> http://docs.python.org/library/multiprocessing.html

Yes, it was pepped for 2.6/3.0.

http://www.python.org/dev/peps/pep-0371/

The original project from which this module came is here,
http://pyprocessing.berlios.de/

>
>>
>> In short, this module allows you to do processor based
>> threading without getting blocked by the GIL.
>
> On GIL: http://smoothspan.wordpress.com/2007/09/14/guido-is-right-to-leave-the-gil-in-python-not-for-multicore-but-for-utility-computing/
>
> -Amit
>
>
>>
>> --Anand
>>
>> On Thu, Jan 15, 2009 at 12:02 PM, Venkatraman S <venkat83 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> On Thu, Jan 15, 2009 at 11:11 AM, Sibtey Mehdi <sibteym at infotechsw.com>
>>> wrote:
>>>>
>>>> I am trying to implement the multiprocessing in my application to take
>>>> advantage of multiple cores.
>>>
>>> How is this possible? Elucidate plz.
>>>
>>> -V-
>>> http://twitter.com/venkat83
>>>
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